Student Award

Undergraduate students, as well as PhD students, from Brazil or abroad, are strongly encouraged to participate and will receive attendance certificate upon demand. Reduced fee has been arranged for students, please see details in the corresponding page.

Contributions indicating the first author as a student and presented by the student will be eligible for two awards: Best Student Poster and Best Student Presentation. Each student awarded by the committee will receive a certificate and free entrance to the social dinner. Apart from the qualities of the contribution, the intrinsic value of the presentation will be taken into account for their attribution.

In order to enable promising students to attend the conference, present contributions and become more integrated into the scientific community, funds from public agencies will be requested to contribute to the corresponding costs. Depending on the obtained budget and on the number of applications, registration and modest levels of additional support, toward defraying costs of attendance and travel, might be possible. Supplementary information will be made available on the present page as soon as possible.